16:14 One of the world's fastest cars has crashed near Queenstown. The McLaren Formula One racer veered off Glenorchy-Queenstown Road just after midday.
14:52 Shane van Gisbergen's setting the early pace in qualifying at the V8 Supercars season finale in Sydney.
12:38 A parasitic wasp has saved the agricultural sector nearly half a billion dollars in a decade.
12:37 A man has been arrested after a domestic-related shooting in Hamilton.
12:37 Significant financial pressure is being blamed for the closure of Waikato's SPCA.